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Philip Birnbaum More

Professor Emeritus of Management and Organization

PhD, University of Washington; BA, UC-Berkeley

Phil Birnbaum-More specializes in competitive strategy formulation and implementation, especially in high technology firms in global markets. He has published three books on R&D management and organization design and more than 100 articles in scholarly and practitioner journals. He served as associate editor of the IEEE Transactions in Engineering Management and on the editorial board of the Academy of Management Review, Human Relations, and the Journal of High Technology Management. Business Week twice named Professor Birnbaum-More as one of the top faculty members at Marshall. Before joining USC, he was on the faculty at Indiana University.
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Philip Birnbaum More, Michael Park, Il Im () "Categories, Counts, and Proportions: Alternative Results in Measuring Team Functional Diversity ,".
Philip Birnbaum More, Ann Majchrzak () "Ideation in Emergent Teams: A Laboratory Study ,".
Michael Park, Won Lim, Philip Birnbaum More () "Reprint of: The effect of multi-knowledge individuals on performance in cross-functional new product development teams ,"  Engineering Management Review, IEEE  40, 42-54.
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More, Samer Faraj () "Transcending Knowledge Differences in Cross-Functional Teams ,"  Organization Science  23, 951-970.
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More () "Emergency! Web 2.0 to the Rescue! ,"  Communications of the ACM  54, 125-132.
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More, Jeremiah Johnson () "Clarifying the Role of Job Resources in Reducing Economic Job Strain ,".
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More, Jeremiah Johnson () "Practices to Improve Group Creativity: a Longitudinal Field Investigation ,"  Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences  45.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Final Report: Reciprocal Learning in Problem-Solving Teams: A Multi-method Investigation of Knowledge Bridging in Emergent Groups ,"  National Technical Information Service (NTIS)  2010.
Michael Park, Won Lim, Philip Birnbaum More () "The effect of multi-knowledge individuals on performance in cross-functional new product development teams ,"  Journal of Product Innovation Management  26, 86-96.
Philip Birnbaum More, Ann Majchrzak () "BUILDING DYNAMIC CAPABILITIES THROUGH EMERGENT GROUPS IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD ,"  Strategic Management Society Annual Conference.
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More, Jeremiah Johnson, Kishore Sengupta, Christian Wagner () "Using wikis to generate learning at ICIS 2007 ,"  ICIS 2008 Proceedings.
Ann Majchrzak, Philip Birnbaum More () "The Use of Transformative Devices to Facilitate the Emergence of Knowledge Collaboration in Cross-Boundary Temporary Groups. Workshop on Digital Innovation ,"  NSF Workshop on Digital Innovation .
Hyung-Jin Park, Philip Birnbaum More () "Knowledge Configuration in New Product Development Team and Performance ,"  Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) Research Conference, Orlando Florida.
Robert Goren, Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: Sharp-Xerox Stratgic Alliance in Personal Copiers (A): Forming the Business Alliance, (B): The Golden Years, (C): The Digital Transition, and (D): Postscript ,".
I. Chung, S. Kwak, Philip Birnbaum More () "Factors Influencing New Product Development in High-Tec Industry: A Cross-National Study ,"  Management Information Research (in Korean)  11, 63-89.
Philip Birnbaum More, G.Y. Wong () "Organization structure of multinational banks in Hong Kong from a culture-free perspective ,"  Classic Research in Management Series: The Aston Programme Volume II, 16.
G. Y. Wong, Philip Birnbaum More () "Culture context, and structure: A test on multinational banks in Hong Kong ,"  Classic Research in Management Series: The Aston Programme - Volume II, 21.
Kim Jaussi, Sanjay Gosain, Philip Birnbaum More, Ami Doshi () "The Current State of Organization Theory: Weed Patch or Well Tended Garden? ,"  Western Academy of Management Meeting.
Daniel George, Philip Birnbaum More () "Time to Market in OA Industries. ,"  17th Annual Strategic Management Society International Conference..
Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: Competitive Strategy in Deregulated Telecommunications ,".
J. Gilbert, Philip Birnbaum More () "Innovation timing advantages: From Economic Theory to Strategic Application ,"  Journal of Engineering and Technology Management  12, 245-266.
P. Emmanuelides, Philip Birnbaum More () "Effective Structuring of Product Development Projects in U.S. High Technology Firms. ,"  2nd International Product Development Management Conference on New Approaches to Development Engineering, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Joseph Gilbert, Philip Birnbaum More () "Innovation timing advantages: Sources and applications. ,"  55th National Meeting of the Academy of Management.
Philip Birnbaum More, G.Y. Wong, O. Nils-Goran () "Managerial Values in the People's Republic of China and Hong Kong ,"  Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology  26, 255-273.
R. Wright, L. Wright, Philip Birnbaum More () "New Product Development Throughput Time: the Japanese Portion of a Cross-National Study. ,"  2nd International Product Development Management Conference on New Approaches to Development Engineering, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Technology Awareness and Competitive Advantage. (Chapter 2) ,"  Technology Management and Corporate Strategy: A Tricontinental Handbook, 47-63.
S. Han, Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: AT&T's Acquisition of McCaw Cellular ,".
Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: Competitive Dynamics in Laser Printers 1984-93 ,".
Philip Birnbaum More () "Comment on C. Antonelli. Generic Versus Localized Knowledge: A Model of Technical Choice ,"  Technology Strategies in the Nineties: a Tricontinental Handbook  Technology Management and Corporate Strategy: a Tricontinental Handbook.( Amsterdam), Chapter 4, 146-147.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Managing the Globalization of Industrial Research: Observation from japanese and U.S. automotive and Electronic Industries. ,"  2nd International Product Development Management Conference on New Approaches to Development Engineerings. Gothenburg, Sweden.
Joseph Gilbert, Philip Birnbaum More () "Understanding the Sources of Innovation Timing: An Empirical Test of Three Theories ,"  54th National Meeting of the Academy of Management.
G. Y. Wong, Philip Birnbaum More () "Culture Context, and Structure: A Test on Multimational banks in Hong Kong ,"  Organization Studies  15, 99-123.
Philip Birnbaum More, A. Weiss, R. Wright () "How do Rivals Compete: Strategy, Technology and Tactics ,"  Research Policy  23, 249-265.
Russell Wright, Lillian Wright, Philip Birnbaum More () "New Product Development: A Multinational Comparison and Perspective ,"  54th National Meeting of the Academy of Management Meeting.
Paul Emmanuelides, Philip Birnbaum More () "Achieving High Performance Through Interfunctional Knowledge Creation and Synthesis: The case of product development ,"  13th International Conferences of the Strategic Management Society..
Paul Emmanuelides, Philip Birnbaum More () "Effective Structuring of Product Development Groups in U.S. Firms: An Information Processing Perspective ,"  53rd National Meeting of the Academy of Management.
Philip Birnbaum More, Ryo Hirasawa, Russell Wright () "Competitive Timing and Cycle Time in New Product Development ,"  IBEAR Conference, Strategies for Innovation and Change.
Philip Birnbaum More, T. Avila () "Case: The Spreadsheet Software Sector and Microsoft's Excel ,".
G. Stupin, Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: The Computer Graphics Sector and Intergraph ,".
Philip Birnbaum More () "Competitive Advantage and the Basis of Competition ,"  Comparative Advantage Studies Under Economic Openness.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Competing with Technology in 8-Bit Microprocessors ,"  Journal of High Technology Management Research  1, 1-13.
Philip Birnbaum More, Andrew Weiss () "Discovering the Basis of Competition in Thirteen Industries ,"  Mapping Strategic Thought, Chapter 2.
Philip Birnbaum More, F. Rossini, D. Baldwin () "International Research Management: Studies in Interdisciplinary Methods from Business, Government, and Academia ,"  International Research Management: Studies in Interdisciplinary Methods from Business, Government, and Academia.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Competing with Cycle Time in the Worldwide DRAM Market ,"  Proceedings of the 2nd National Meeting at the University of Colorado Graduate School of Business Conference on Managing the High Technology Firm.
Philip Birnbaum More, Sydney Finkelstein, Richard Kernochan, Russell Wright () "Competing with Technology in Ethical Pharmaceuticals ,"  National Meeting of the Strategic Management Society, San Francisco.
Philip Birnbaum More, G.Y. Wong () "Management Values in Hong Kong and The People's Republic of China ,"  Invited paper to the U.S.C. Conference, "Influence of Japanese Industrial Growth on World Economic Institutions..
A. Weiss, Philip Birnbaum More () "The Strategic Management of Industrial Technology ,"  Management Science  35, 1014-1026.
Philip Birnbaum More, Joseph Gilbert () "Competitive Strategy in the Plain Paper Copier Industry ,"  Strategic Management Society Meeting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Competitive Advantage and the Basis of Competition: Semiconductors, Specialty, Chemicals, and Diesel Engines ,"  Invited Paper to University of Korea Conference "Opportunities and Risks in the Internationalization of Korean Firms, Seoul, Korea.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Coping with Environmental and Market Forces Impacting High Technology Industry in the 1990's ,"  Invited Plenary Address to the University of Colorado Graduate School of Business Conference of Managing the High Technology Firm.
Philip Birnbaum More () "The Behavioral Science of Leadership: An Interdisciplinary Japanese Research Program ,"  Administrative Science Quarterly.
Philip Birnbaum More, Andrew Weiss () "Competitive Advantage and the Basis of Competition ,"  7th International Meeting of the Strategic Management Society Meeting, Boston.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Interdisciplinary Analysis and Research: Theory and Practice of Problem-Focused Research and Development ,"  IEEE Transactions in Engineering Management.
Philip Birnbaum More, J. Farh, G.Y. Wong () "The Job Characteristics Model in Hong Kong ,"  Journal of Applied Psychology  71, 598-605.
Philip Birnbaum More, G.Y. Wong () "Cultural Values of Managers in the People's Republic of China and Hong Kong ,"  45th National Meeting of the Academy of Management, SD.
Gilbert Y. Wong, Philip Birnbaum More () "Impact of Culture on organizational Structure of Banks in Hong Kong ,"  Conference on Asia-Pacific Perspective in International Business Jointly Organized by the Academy of International Business and the Department of Marketing and International Business, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Philip Birnbaum More, G.Y. Wong () "Organization Structure of Multinational Banks in Hong Kong from a Culture-Free Perspective ,"  Administrative Science Quarterly  30, 262-277.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Political Strategies of Regulated Organizations: As Functions of Context and fear ,"  Strategic Management Journal  6, 135-150.
Philip Birnbaum More, J. Farh, G.Y. Wong () "A Reexamination of the Relationships Among Supervisory Ratings of Job Characteristics, Job Incumbents' Task Perceptions, and Work Satisfaction: Evidence from Hong Kong ,"  National Meeting of the American Institute of Decision Sciences, Toronto.
Philip Birnbaum More, Andrew Weiss, E. Ottensmeyer, T. Stearns () "Strategic Management of Technology ,"  XXVI International Meeting of The Institute of Management Sciences, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Organization Structure: Culture Free or Culture Bound ,"  Pan-Pacific Conference, Honolulu.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Strategic Management of Industrial Technology: A Review of the Issues ,"  IEEE Transaction in Engineering Management  EM11, 186-191.
Philip Birnbaum More () "The Choice of Strategic Alternatives Under Increasing Regulation in High Technology Companies ,"  Academy of Management Journal  27, 489-510.
C. Spanhel, Philip Birnbaum More () "Firm Attributes Associated with Inward Foreign Licensing by U.S. Firms ,"  Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, SF.
G.Y. Wong, Philip Birnbaum More () "Methods Used in a Cross-Cultural Study of Multinational Banks in Hong Kong ,"  National Meeting of the American Institute of Decision Sciences, San Antonio.
E. Ottensmeyer, Philip Birnbaum More () "Interconnecting Cycles, Intertwining Uncertainties: A General Management Perspective on Technology Strategy ,"  43rd Annual National Meeting, Academy of Management, Dallas.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Strategic Management of Technology: A Review of the Issues ,"  Invited Paper to the Worcester Polytechnic Institute Conference,"Management of Technological Innovations: Facing the Challenge of the 1980's, Washington.
J. Balderston, Philip Birnbaum More, R. Goodman, M. Stahl () "Modern Management Techniques for Engineers and Scientists ,"  Modern Management Techniques for Engineers and Scientists.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Predictors of Long-Term Research Performance ,"  Managing Interdisciplinary Research.
Philip Birnbaum More, E. Ottensmeyer () "Organizational Responses to Regulation: A Comparison of High Technology Industrial and Research University Response ,"  42nd Annual National Meeting, Academy of Management, New York.
Philip Birnbaum More () "The Organization and Management of Interdisciplinary Research: A Progress Report ,"  Journal of the Society of Research Administrators  XIII, 11-23.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Industrial Response Patterns to Health and Safety Regulation: A Resource Dependence Approach ,"  41st Annual National Meeting, Academy of Management, SD.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Predictors of Long-Term Research Performance ,"  Invited Paper Presented at the Second International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research Groups, Manchester Business School, England.
Philip Birnbaum More, E. Ottensmeyer () "Organizational Response to Regulation: The Case of Research Universities and the Regulation of Research Funds ,"  Invited Paper to the Sixth Annual Hendricks Symposium," The Impact of Regulatory Policy: Theory and Substance" at The University of Nebraska.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Contingencies for Interdisciplinary Research: Matching Research Questions with Research Organizations ,"  Management Science  27, 1279-93.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Integration and Specialization in Academic Research ,"  Academy of Management Journal  24, 487-503.
William Scott, Terence Mitchell, Philip Birnbaum More () "Organization Theory: A Structural and Behavioral Analysis 4th Edition ,"  Organization Theory: A Structural and Behavioral Analysis 4th Edition.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Contingencies for Academic Research Performance ,"  Invited Paper Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Toronto.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Academic Interdisciplinary Research: Characteristics of Successful Projects ,"  Journal of the Society of Research Administrators  XIII, 5-16.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Problems and Interdisciplinary Research Approaches: Appropriate Matching of Research Questions and Research Organizations ,"  Invited Paper Presented at the IV International Conference on Management of Research, Development and Education, Technical University of Wroclaw, Poland.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Research on Research Effectiveness: Where Do We Stand in 1980 ,"  Invited paper presented at the Manchester Business School Conference.
D. Gillespie, Philip Birnbaum More () "Status Concordance, Coordination and Success in Interdisciplinary Research Teams ,"  Human Relations  33, 41-56.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Population Ecology: Old Wine in New Bottles? ,"  Contemporary Psychology  25, 910-11.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Integration and Specialization in Research Teams ,"  Annual Meeting of the American Institute for Decision Sciences. New Orleans.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Organizational Effectiveness Under Increasing Regulation in High Technology Companies: The Choice of Strategic Alternatives ,"  Joint National Meeting of the Operations Research Society of America and the Institute of Management Science, Milwaukee.
Philip Birnbaum More, J. Cook, H. Eckherdt, R. Judy () "Integrating Technology in Strategic Planning of Technically Oriented Corporations ,"  39th Annual National Meeting Academy of Management, Atlanta.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Research Team Composition and Performance ,"  Invited Paper Presented at the First International Conference on Interdisciplinary Research Groups, International Institute for Scientific Cooperation, Schloss Reisenburg, Federal Republic of Germany.
Philip Birnbaum More, D. Gillespie () "Status and Performance in Small Professional Organizations: The Case of Scientific Research Projects ,"  Social Science Quarterly  60, 105-12.
Philip Birnbaum More () "A Theory of Academic Interdisciplinary Research Performance: A Contingency and Path Analysis Approach ,"  Management Science  25, 231-244.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Academic Interdisciplinary Research: Problems and Practice ,"  R & D Management  10, 17-22.
Philip Birnbaum More, W. Newell, B. Saxberg () "Managing Academic Interdisciplinary Research Projects ,"  Decision Sciences  10, 645-665.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Politics and Markets: The World's Political Economic System ,"  Business Horizons.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Research Team Composition and Performance ,"  Interdisciplinary Research Groups: Their Management and Organization.
Philip Birnbaum More () "In-Process Predictors of Research Performance ,"  Joint National Meeting of the Operations Research Society of America and the Instiute of Management Sciences, Los Angeles.
Philip Birnbaum More, D. Gillespie () "Status and Performance in Interdisciplinary Research Projects ,"  38th Annual National Meeting, Academy of Management, SF .
Philip Birnbaum More () "Will the Corporation Survive? ,"  Business Horizons.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Academic Contexts of Interdisciplinary Research ,"  Educational Administration Quarterly  14, 80-97.
Philip Birnbaum More () "An Assessment of Studies in Interdisciplinary Research ,"  Social Studies of Science  3, 4-5.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Safety Training (A) & (B) ,"  The Personnel Management Process: Cases on Human Resource Administration, 33 and 34.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Literature Issues and Research Findings for Academic Interdisciplinary Reseach Projects ,"  Joint National Meeting of the Operations Research Society of America and The Institute of Management Science, Atlanta.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Assessment of Alternative Management Forms in Academic Interdisciplinary research projects ,"  Management Science  24, 272-284.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Managing Alternative Forms of Academic Interdisciplinary Research Projects ,"  Joint National Meeting of the Operations Research Society of America and The Institute of Management Science, Miami Beach.
Philip Birnbaum More () "Case: Safety Training (A) and (B) ,"  Harvard Case Clearning House.